World War II Combat Pilot's Remains Returned After 72 Years MissingThere was a homecoming more than years overdue on Long Island Thursday.
Local Veteran, Photographer Documented WWII In Powerful ImagesTony Vaccaro pulled double-duty during World War II, serving his country in battle while also documenting what he saw.
Remains Of World War II Marine From Brooklyn Return Home For BurialThe 20-year-old Brooklyn native was serving with the 2nd Marine Division when he was killed during the assault on Tarawa atoll in the Gilbert Islands in November 1943.
92-Year-Old WWII Vet Has Heartwarming Reunion With Friend After 76 YearsAfter 76 years apart, these lifelong friends had the sweetest reunion.
Researchers Find Wreckage Of Infamous WWII-Era USS IndianapolisThe sinking of the Indianapolis remains the Navy's single worst loss at sea.
World War II Veteran Robbed Of Priceless Military MemorabiliaA World War II veteran was robbed of some treasured war memorabilia when, police say, a thief crawled through a window to steal his vintage military items.
Female World War II Vets Honored During Banquet At Long Island MuseumHeartfelt cheers erupted for the women of World War II in Nassau County inside the Armor Museum in Old Bethpage.
LI Lawyer Discovers Photos Of Grandfather Celebrating Passover Seder On The Front Lines Of WWIIThe pictures show thousands of soldiers forced to quickly celebrate a Passover meal even as deadly fighting continued all around them.
Brooklyn Native Ambushed In Pearl Harbor Attack Recalls Fighting Back: 'I Did What I Had To Do'Then-17-year-old Brooklyn native Gerard Barbosa was among the sailors caught off guard on Dec. 7, 1941.
PHOTOS: Remembering The Attack On Pearl HarborOn Dec. 7, 1941, a Japanese admiral led the attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, leaving thousands dead and prompting the United States to enter World War II.
Woman In Iconic WWII Times Square Kiss Photograph Dies At 92The woman kissed by an ecstatic sailor in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died.
Obama Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Peace ParkPresident Barack Obama arrived at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Friday on a historic visit to the city where the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb.

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